Fiji Time: 12:37 PM on Thursday 23 October

Fiji Times Logo

/ Front page / News

Two arrested over alleged stabbing

Nasik Swami
Wednesday, February 19, 2014

TWO people including a taxidriver, are in police custody in relation to an alleged stabbing incident that claimed the life of a 33-year-old man of Vuci Rd in Nausori.

Police spokesman Inspector Atunaisa Sokomuri confirmed the deceased was in a drinking party last Sunday with five other men where a fight broke out.

"The deceased was allegedly stabbed by a man and he ran across the road where he was hit by a passing taxi," Insp Sokomuri said.

Insp Sokomuri said the 33-year-old was rushed to the hospital where he later died.

Police investigations are continuing.





Fiji Times Front Page Thumbnail

Kaila Front Page ThumbnailFiji Times & Kaila Frontpage PDF Downloads

Use the free Acrobat Reader to view.

Today's Most Read Stories

  1. Nadolo out
  2. Unapproved move
  3. No rush
  4. Ruggers to shave
  5. School observe Diwali in style
  6. Auditor cites poor record keeping
  7. Pink morning fundraiser
  8. Fish spawning critical
  9. Diwali treat for elderly
  10. Call to protect resources

Top Stories this Week

  1. False rumours warning Friday (17 Oct)
  2. Death shocks family Monday (20 Oct)
  3. Biman gets nod Saturday (18 Oct)
  4. Detailed report Friday (17 Oct)
  5. Inside Fiji sevens Tuesday (21 Oct)
  6. Public access Tuesday (21 Oct)
  7. Budget overspent Wednesday (22 Oct)
  8. 8-room home gutted Friday (17 Oct)
  9. Forgery suspect still in remand Tuesday (21 Oct)
  10. $20m in excess Wednesday (22 Oct)